Sean Hurley Joins Ameritox as Vice President for Insurance and Managed Care Contracting

Will Oversee the Company’s Contracting Activities and Support Within the Managed Care Market

May 28, 2009

Ameritox, the U.S. leader in pain prescription monitoring, has announced the appointment of Sean Hurley as Vice President of Insurance and Managed Care Contracting. Hurley will oversee the company’s contracting activities and support within the managed care market.

“We are thrilled to have Sean on board,” said Ancelmo E. Lopes, CEO of Ameritox. “His appointment underscores our ongoing commitment to provide our payors with both data and tools to improve quality of care for their members with chronic pain.”

Hurley’s career spans more than two decades. From his service as a Captain in the U.S. Army, he began in healthcare at Abbott Laboratories as a hospital representative. There, he honed his skills for working with P&T Committees and quickly moved into managed care sales. For the next 18 years, he continued in progressively senior positions at leading organizations in the pharmaceutical, biotech and laboratory industries including Quest Diagnostics and Roche Laboratories.

During his tenure with Novo Nordisk (2001-2008), Hurley’s success in sales growth and work with payors prompted three promotions in less than seven years. As Novo Nordisk’s Associate VP of Managed Markets, Sean was instrumental in building a team that was ranked as one of the Top 3 organizations for the past five years, as reported by the Health Industry Research Center (HIRC).

Sean Hurley earned a bachelor’s degree from St. Lawrence University and he is currently a Member of the Executive Planning Committee for the American Diabetes Association for Upstate New York. He will be based at Ameritox headquarters in Baltimore, MD.